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                 References to Relevant Books


     R. B. Ash,
     Information  Theory,  Dover  Publications  (paperback),  New
     York, 1990.


     M. F. Barnsley,
     Fractals Everywhere, Academic Press (1988).


     T. C. Bell, J. G. Cleary, and I. H. Witten,
     Text Compression, Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs (1990).


     Colin Cherry,
     On Human Communication, MIT Press, Cambridge (1966).


     T. M. Cover and J. A. Thomas,
     Elements of Information Theory, Wiley-Interscience, New York


     Christos Faloutsos,
     Searching Multimedia Databases By Content,  Kluwer  Academic
     Publ., Boston (1996).


     Richard W. Hamming,
     Coding  and  Information  Theory,  Prentice-Hall,  Englewood
     Cliffs (1986).


     Pentti Kanerva, Sparse Distributed Memory, MIT  Press,  Cam-
     bridge, Massachusetts (1988).


     Donald E. Knuth,
     Searching and Sorting, Vol. 3 of The Art  of  Computer  Pro-
     gramming, Addison-Wesley, Menlo Park (1973).


     Mark Nelson and Jean-Loup Gailly,
     The Data Compression Book, M & T Books, New York (1996).


     Michael Lesk,
     Practical Digital Libraries, Morgan Kaufman,  San  Francisco


     James Martin,
     Computer Data-Base  Organization,  Prentice-Hall,  Englewood
     Cliffs (1975).


     Charles T. Meadow,
     The Analysis of Information  Systems,  Melville  Publ.,  Los
     Angeles (1973).


     David Salomon,
     Data Compression: The Complete  Reference,  Springer-Verlag,
     New York (2000).


     David Shenk,
     Data Smog -- Surviving the Information Glut, Harper Collins,
     San Francisco (1997).


     I. H. Witten, A. Moffat, and T. C. Bell,
     Managing Gigabytes -- Compressing and Indexing Documents and
     Images, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York (1994).


     C. Zaniolo, S. Ceri, C. Faloutsos, R. T.  Snodgrass,  V.  S.
     Subrahmanian, and R. Zicari,
     Advanced Data Base Systems, Morgan  Kaufman,  San  Francisco


     G. K. Zipf,
     Human Behavior and the Principle of Least  Effort,  Addison-
     Wesley, Cambridge (1949).